AMY JONES GIBBONS is from Huntington, WV and graduated magna cum laude from Point Park University with a B.A. in dance. Amy performed professionally with the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company from 2008-2016. During the 2014-2015 season Amy also served as joint director of DCDC2. Amy is currently the DCDC Artist in Residence for the Theatre, Dance, and Performance Technology Program at The University of Dayton, the Director of the UD Dance Ensemble, and the Artistic Director of the Onyx Contemporary Dance Company. She is also the UD resident choreographer for both musicals and operas performed at the University. In addition to her commitment to UD, Amy is on faculty at the Miami Valley Dance Center and Dance Expressions by Lori as both choreographer and instructor. Amy has created choreography for the Ohio Northern University's Dance Department, Wright State University’s 2015 Faculty Concert, DCDC, DCDC2, Midwest Starz National Talent Competition, Sinclair Community College, Kaleidoscope Entertainment, and several dance studios throughout the midwest.